RL Thomas



I am moved to paint subjects that are in danger of vanishing or have passed from the landscape but remain alive in my memory.

Biography

Mr. Thomas is a juried Signature Member of the Baltimore Watercolor Society. He was juried and accepted in the Virginia Watercolor Hampton Exhibition, and he has recently exhibited his work in galleries throughout Virginia. He was also juried and accepted by North Light Book Publishers as one of 115 artists to be included in the Acrylicworks4 The Best of Acrylic Paintings.

Artworks

Thomas was trained as an Abstract Expressionist which is often reflected in his work. He uses a somewhat realist approach in depicting landscapes, figures, natural objects, architecture and more. “Part romantic expressionist, I am not trying to be a reporter, I am trying to create paintings and art that speaks to the heart and will stand the test of time,” says Thomas. Mr. Thomas is a juried Signature Member of the Baltimore Watercolor Society. He was juried and accepted in the Virginia Watercolor Hampton Exhibition, and he has recently exhibited his work in galleries throughout Virginia. He was also juried and accepted by North Light Book Publishers as one of 115 artists to be included in the Acrylicworks4 The Best of Acrylic Paintings. Robert Thomas takes us on a journey by exhibiting “Work that creates a bridge to that special place we all have. My paintings come from memory and combine the realistic with fantasy, mystical and romantic influences from literature and artists present and past.”